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The Best Man Holiday (2013)

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When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Mia
... Lance
... Shelby
... Harper
... Candace
... Quentin
... Robyn
... Jordan
... Julian
... Brian
... Faith
... August
... Hope
... L.J.
Isis Moore ... Kennedy
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When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.

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Times change. Friendship doesn't.

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for language, sexual content and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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15 November 2013 (USA)  »

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The Best Man 2  »

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Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$30,593,000, 17 November 2013, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$70,525,195

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$72,835,710
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Trivia

It was the original cast from the first "The Best Man" movie. See more »

Goofs

Canadian flags can be seen on a street, as Lance is driving an SUV prominently featuring a New Jersey license plate. Though the movie location was set in the United States, the Canada filming location was revealed by the flags. See more »

Quotes

Harper: Brian McDaniels... I like to ski in Vermont. I like to date chocolate girls.
Jordan: Shut up, Harper.
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Referenced in Where I Belong See more »

Soundtracks

Christmas, I'll Be Steppin
Written by R. Kelly (as Robert S. Kelly)
Performed by R. Kelly
Courtesy of RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment
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The previews don't do it justice.
18 November 2013 | by See all my reviews

I saw 12 Years a Slave the same day (just half-an-hour before) and I'll tell you I NEEDED The Best Man Holiday after seeing 12 Years a Slave! :-) Anyway, the previews don't give away any of the story line, which was marvelously written and performed. This story was deeply moving and the transitions and transformations of some of the characters was very endearing. The way the friendships move in and out in natural progression was, dare I say, realistic in nature.

The chemistry between Mia (Monica) and Lance (Morris) has always come off as very natural and so naturally believable.

And I won't give away the plot except to say the previews don't nearly give it away, THANKFULLY. GO SEE IT! I'm going to see it again. It was that good!


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